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Cactus Grill & Cantina

) #12 of 41 Restaurants in Potsdam $$ - $$$ Mexican, ,
11 Raymond St, Potsdam, NY 13676-1163
+1 315-265-0240
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good25%
  • Average40%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“quesadilla” (7 reviews)
“brownie” (2 reviews)
“mexican food” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
11 Raymond St, Potsdam, NY 13676-1163
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always have a good meal there. Servers are always friendly and food comes out fast. Never had a bad meal there

Thank Rob G
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I usually enjoy the Cactus Grill, we go there every year for my birthday, but this year, I really was wishing to sit somewhere were we could talk as a family. The main dining room is in the old water treatment plant and it's a...More

Thank Mommyto2boys
Reviewed 17 May 2017

No better place in town for Mexican food. Great food, decor and wait staff. Quick service too. Thanks.

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent waiter and tasty Margarita. The food arrived too cold and overpriced in my opinion. 12.99 for a quesadilla is too high and did not come with any sides. Nice to have a place like thus in Potsdam area but I would try something different...More

Thank schmotz
Reviewed 25 March 2017

They offer traditional Tex Mex food in a large dining room decorated with paintings done by a local artist. The atmosphere is partyish and often noisy. From Chile Rellenos, Fajitas, to tacos and burritos, you'll find the usual favorites in combinations or separately. Student wait...More

Thank 136GeneK696
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a restaurant with a bar. You get a big bowl of chips with house made pico de gallo ( I always eat way too much of this before my meal comes). They are only open for supper, no lunch offerings. I always get...More

Thank Heather W
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Never a bad meal....we always order shrimp quesadillas.....they are huge, we usually have left overs for the next day...my daughter recently tried the Baja salad.....it was even bigger than the quesadillas....mucho grande brownie is delicious.....we have also had the Coyote quesadilla.....always a great meal

Thank clarkfourfan
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I had made a reservation for a group of 45 approximately 2 weeks in advance and was assured we could be served with enough time to attend another event. The reservation was confirmed closer to the date. We were asked to order from a limited...More

Thank banb
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here several times over the years. This visit the quality of the food had declined. The appearance of my fajitas was great but it was flavorless. Same thing for the pico. It usually has a distinct flavor but on this night it...More

Thank MatthewJPeacock
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The food is pretty good for a Mexican restaurant in NY. They make good margaritas and have a lot of flavors. It's a good place to go with friends for after work drinks. They have a rooftop area to eat at also.

Thank canseecanada
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Pub
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Raymond St, Potsdam, NY 13676-1163
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  St. Lawrence County  >  Potsdam
  • Phone Number: +1 315-265-0240
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